Bridgend County Borough Council, Records

Scope and Content

Council minutes and reports, 1996-2004; electoral registers, 1997-2001; planning files on Porthcawl regeneration, 1996-2005; Final Accounts, 1996-2005, Budget Books, 1996-2008, 2018-2019

Administrative / Biographical History

Bridgend County Borough Council was formed in 1996 taking over the functions of Ogwr Borough Council (1974-1996) and Mid Glamorgan County Council (1974-1996). The borough covers most of the area of the former Ogwr Borough.


Chronological within record series.

Access Information

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Transferred by Bridgend County Borough Council

Final Accounts, 1996-2005, Budget Books, 1996-2008, received from former Head of Finance, Bridgend County Borough Council, Aug 2017. Budget Book 2019-2020 received Mar 2019.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available online.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Richard Morgan for the Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

The records remained in the custody of the depositor until transferred to the Glamorgan Archives.


Accruals are expected.

Related Material

Records of Ogwr District Council (ref. DCOG) and Mid Glamorgan County Council (MD/C)